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Zaila Floats 15 As you read this, if the train is on time, we should be arriving shortly in Reno.  Today will be climbing into the Sierra Nevada near Lake Tahoe, then arriving in the Bay Area this afternoon.  I’ll … Continue reading

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“Best-Kept Secret Now Has a Grammy”

Zaila in Extremis 5 So reads The NY Times headline, a little slow on the uptake, but making up for it with a glowing article about Esperanza Spalding’s surprise win as New Artist of the Year at Sunday night’s Grammy’s. … Continue reading

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The Priesthood, Secret Police, TSA and Border/Customs Agents

Zaila 16 We have all known that the Catholic priesthood has long served as the refuge (and launching point) for sexual predation, worldwide (recent reports from Ireland have been especially horrendous).  Infamous tales of sexual sadists within the ranks of … Continue reading

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Paying Three Times for Something

Zaila in Extremis 9 I’m pissed at Comcast, our cable provider.  Now, many people are surely pissed at their cable provider at one time or another, for one reason or another:  dropped service, over-charging, poor quality video, etc.  I’m pissed, … Continue reading

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No More For Now

Zaila & Three Colors 5 Barring major developments, significant new analysis or insights, or personal experiences, and allowing for the continuing possibility of humor, I’ll not be revisiting the whole TSA scan-or-grope thing.  I’ve said my piece for now. Moreover, … Continue reading

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Censorship is Alive and Well in America

Zaila’s Body 3 Artist David Wojnarowicz died in 1992, of AIDS.  Aged 37.  A time when, thanks to the Reagan Administration’s refusal to address the AIDS epidemic, homosexual artists, actors and writers were dying in droves.  From The NY Times … Continue reading

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Free Lunch

Abigail Wing Chair 6 Today is Veterans’ Day.  Of course, it was originally Armistice Day, celebrating cessation of hostilities in World War I, but WWII and the Korean War rather upended that whole paradigm. So, as a vet, I learned … Continue reading

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Zaila Not much of note from here.  The temperatures have been uncommonly warm, even reaching the lower 60s.  They are expected to remain so half-way through this week, and will only descend to seasonable levels by next weekend.  Most leaves … Continue reading

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Zaila

Zaila Introducing Zaila.  She’s been modeling for about six months, but did no nudes when she first started.  Recently, however, she contacted me to say she was taking her modeling in a new direction and asked was I still interested … Continue reading

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